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Welcome to The First Presbyterian Church in Springfield!
We are a welcoming congregation that seeks to cultivate disciples of Jesus Christ in a community of learning, healing and sharing. Located in the heart of Flourtown, we are rich in history and we are boldly forging our future for which we know God is preparing us. Our congregation believes in the importance of family; commitment to our neighborhood and world through mission; and nurturing spiritual values through our ministries of worship, education, and fellowship. Read more...
Women's Retreat: "Listening with Love" - Feb 27-March 1, at the Kirkridge Retreat Center in the Poconos.
Girl Scout Sunday: March 1, 10:00 am.
Piano Concert: Sunday, March 1, 4:00 pm. Lenten Vespers Concert with Composer/Pianist Timothy Shaw. The program will incorporate Lenten reflections with hymn settings for piano featured on Shaw’s newly released album, Hymns of Comfort and Praise (October 2014). The concert will be held in the church sanctuary, and there is no charge for admission. Shaws cd's will be available for sale following the performance.
Weekday Lenten Reflections: Fridays March 6 and March 20, 1:00 pm. Join us midday for a quiet time of reflection through prayer and piano music with accompanist Ting Ting Wong.
Spring Cantata: Vivaldi's "Gloria" - Palm Sunday, March 29, 10:00 am. Following the service there will be a Fellowship Brunch in Taylor Hall.
Community Easter Egg Hunt: Sunday, March 29 11:00 am. Families are welcome to join us for brunch following the hunt.
Maundy Thursday Worship: Thursday, April 2, 7:30 pm. Communion will be served.
Easter Sunday Sunrise Service: April 5, 7:00 am on the church grounds, continental breakfast and hot beverages will be served following the service.
Easter Sunday Worship: 10:00 am in the Sanctuary.
Blanket Sunday: March 8, following worship. Give the gift of warmth!
Philabundance: 3rd Saturday of every month 12p.m.-4p.m. Once a month we travel to Philabundance in South Philly (3 blocks from Citizens Bank Park) to help pack Senior boxes, which are delivered to seniors who are unable to get out to shop. The work is not difficult and the fellowship is fun! Meet in the church parking lot for carpooling.
Don't forget the Sharing Cupboard! Canned and packaged food items are desperately needed each week. Your contributions are much appreciated and always delivered to Germantown Ave. Crisis Ministry on Tuesdays. The community is welcome to drop off food donations on Sunday mornings between 9-12, and most Monday-Thursday evenings from 7:30-8:30.
Ongoing Weekly Events:
Senior High Youth Group- now meeting Sundays 11:45 - 1:00 pm. Lunch will be served.
Youth Choir Rehearsal: Sundays 11:15 - 11:45 am
Bell Choir rehearsal: Thursdays 6:30 - 7:30
Chancel Choir rehearsal: Thursdays 7:30 - 9:00 pm
Moms and Tots Playgroup: Thursday mornings 9:30 am
Senior Luncheon: Fridays 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Circle 1 – Every second Thursday of the month, 11:30 a.m., Room 101
Circle 3 – Every third Wednesday of the month, Room 101
Sunday Morning Schedule
with Miss Jen
opens @ 9:45 AM
10:00 AM Worship
10:15 Children & Worship
in the Oasis Room
11:00 AM Fellowship
11:15 Youth Choir,
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